Jiang Bo

Jiang Bo (Chinese姜 波, Pinyin Jiang Bo, born March 13, 1977 in Wafangdian, Liaoning Province ) is a former Chinese middle and long distance runner.

The 18-year- old, supervised by the controversial coach Ma Junren athlete defeated in 1995 14:45,90 min, the 10,000 - meter world record holder Wang Junxia over 5000 meters, , setting a junior world record and won two weeks later, the Dalian - Marathon in 2:32:18.

In the Chinese National Games 1997, she remained as the also coached by Ma Dong Yanmei both in the run as well in the finals under the old 5,000 -meter world record and put it in the final 14:28,09 on a record that in 2004 by exactly Elvan Abeylegesse was broken. A few days earlier she had run the 1,500 meter run the same contest with 3:50,98 min until today the second fastest time ever.

While Jiang Bo then disappeared from the scene, fell in advance of the 2000 Summer Olympics, a shadow on the work of Ma Junren when six of his proteges were removed after eye-catching blood tests from the Chinese squad for Sydney.